Comparative Literature (M) (2017/2018)

Course code
4S000890
Name of lecturer
Stefano Tani
Coordinator
Stefano Tani
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
L-FIL-LET/14 - CRITICAL COMPARATIVE LITERATURE
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
First half of Semester 1 dal Sep 25, 2017 al Nov 11, 2017.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

Comparative Literature concerns great literary themes of the Western world, genres, periods and movements in a transnational perspective, and guides the students to understand and study them,

Syllabus

COURSE TITLE: 20th century poetics
CONTENT: a good knowledge of the main currents and avant-garde movements of the 20th century.

See book-list above.

Teaching Methodology:
Attending students: lectures devoted to the transmission of basic notions on the subject, encouraging questions and interaction.
Non-attending students: additional readings.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
John Rieder Science Fiction and the Mass Culture Genre System (Edizione 1) Wesleyan University Press 2017

Assessment methods and criteria

Multiple-choice test and/or essay questions during the course and final oral exam during the regular exam periods.

Goals:
to verify the student's ability to learn and apply the acquired knowledge and competence concerning the topic of the course.

Teaching aids

Documents

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018